Hol y Quak master the art of smashing ideas. Not by swinging the bat like a blind butcher, hoping to hit the pinata hard enough to get to the good stuff… Experienced as we are we lose the blindfold and aim with focus for deliberate impact. Our work is characterized by design follows research mentality and a deep interest in new media.

Hol y Quak, smashing ideas.

3x won '17

Berit Hol
+31 (0)6 414 98 525
hello@holyquak.nl

Berit is the outgoing and spontaneous one who gets the projects started. In brainstorm sessions she fires up easily, giving you a tone of new and innovating ideas in record time. Her skill set is like the Swiss Army knife of advertising. Critical thinking, mocking up designs, short copy and digital illustration are amongst her many traits.

Inside Berit’s head you will find:
brand activation, (short)copywriting, art direction, digital illustration, storytelling, DTP-devil, sphynx cats and fast running.

Experience:
2016 – current: Creative – Yune
2012 – 2016: Art Director – More Than Live
2007 – 2012: Creative – VandrVeen, Reclamebureau voor thematische activatie

Awards:
3 x Best Social Media Awards (2017)
1 x Nomination Drempelprijs – Commercial Practices (2015)

Education:
Bachelor of Design (BDes) – Advertising.
Willem de Kooning Academie Rotterdam.
Graduated: June 2015

Bachelor of Economics (BEs) – Media & Entertainment Management.
Hogeschool Inholland Rotterdam.
Graduated: June 2008

Vincent Quak
+31 (0)6 48 48 40 10
hello@holyquak.nl

Vincent is the quiet but observative part of the team who takes the project to the finish line. As an art director he never does half work his concepts are comprehensive. Expect nothing but well thought out and detailed projects from him He has a thorough understanding of visual culture. Vincent lives for images whether it’s researching them or creating.

Inside Vincent’s head you will find:
art direction, photography, dtp, storytelling, book design, Putin on a horse voyeurism, assiduous work, set design.

Experience:
2016 – current: Creative – Yune
2014 – 2016: Creative – Coolblue
2010 – 2015: Teacher Fotoacademie
2008 – 2015: Photographer represented by Benjamin Braddock Talent Pool

Awards:
3 x Best Social Media Awards (2017)
1 x One of the top 30 Best Graduates DUDE (Dutch Designers magazine 2015)
2 x Photo Academy Award (2011)

Education:
Bachelor of Design (BDes) – Advertising.
Willem de Kooning Academie Rotterdam.
Graduated: June 2015

Photography – Fotoacademie
Graduated: June 2010